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1848

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

The most celebrated and widespread of the 19th-c. European revolutions proved also a crucial turning point in the Italian Risorgimento. Beginning with an insurrection in Palermo in January,...

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Adamson, Robert (1821–1848)

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs. 4 words.

See Hill, David Octavius

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Dührkoop, Rudolph (1848–1918)

in The Oxford Companion to the Photograph

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs. 181 words.

born and mainly active in Hamburg. Originally a railway employee, Dührkoop took up photography in the 1880s, and from 1882

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Verascope

in The Oxford Companion to the Photograph

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs. 147 words.

Hand‐held stereoscopic camera patented (1891) and manufactured by Jules Richard (1848–1930), Paris. The first model, launched

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Wood, John Muir (1805–92)

in The Oxford Companion to the Photograph

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs. 216 words.

who worked in the family music business as a pianist, musicologist, publisher, and impresario. He lived in Edinburgh until 1848

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Actinograph

in The Oxford Companion to the Photograph

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs. 102 words.

Ferdinand Hurter (1844–98) and Vero Driffield (1848–1915) were granted British patent number 5545 on 14 April

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Sarony, Napoleon (1821–96)

in The Oxford Companion to the Photograph

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs. 115 words.

He founded a lithographic studio in New York in 1848, then travelled in Europe and practised portraiture in England

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Schneider, Trutpert (1804–99)

in The Oxford Companion to the Photograph

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs. 152 words.

based in Baden, who learned photography from the Frenchman Joseph Broglie and went into business in 1848, eventually in

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Taxiphote

in The Oxford Companion to the Photograph

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs. 145 words.

a cabinet stereoscopic viewer patented in 1899 by Jules Richard (1848–1930) in Paris for use with 45 ×

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Illustration, L'

in The Oxford Companion to the Photograph

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs. 91 words.

French illustrated weekly, launched in 1843. On 1 July 1848 it published wood engravings of barricades in the rue

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McCosh, Dr John (1805–85)

in The Oxford Companion to the Photograph

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs. 107 words.

employed by the Indian Medical Service 1831–56. During the Second Sikh War (1848–9) he made a series

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characteristic curve

Overview page. Subjects: Photography and Photographs.

Often called the H & D curve after its progenitors Ferdinand Hurter (1844–98) and Vero Charles Driffield (1848–1915), this shows the relationship between exposure and photographic density....

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Verascope

Overview page. Subjects: Photography and Photographs.

Hand‐held stereoscopic camera patented (1891) and manufactured by Jules Richard (1848–1930), Paris. The first model, launched in 1893, had twin f/8/55 mm lenses and used 45 × 105 mm (1 3/4...

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sensitometry and film speed

Overview page. Subjects: Photography and Photographs.

The basic work on sensitometry was carried out in Britain in the 1880s by Ferdinand Hurter (1844–98) and Vero C. Driffield (1848–1915), whose results were published in 1890. Their work ...

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Taxiphote

Overview page. Subjects: Photography and Photographs.

A cabinet stereoscopic viewer patented in 1899 by Jules Richard (1848–1930) in Paris for use with 45 × 105 mm (1 3/4 × 4 1/4 in) glass stereographs taken with the Richard ...

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Trutpert Schneider

Overview page. Subjects: Photography and Photographs.

(1804–99),

German painter and daguerreotypist, based in Baden, who learned photography from the Frenchman Joseph Broglie and went into business in 1848, eventually in partnership...

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L' Illustration

Overview page. Subjects: Photography and Photographs.

French illustrated weekly, launched in 1843. On 1 July 1848 it published wood engravings of barricades in the rue Saint‐Maur‐Popincourt in Paris before and after the previous week's...

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Actinograph

Overview page. Subjects: Photography and Photographs.

Ferdinand Hurter (1844–98) and Vero Driffield (1848–1915) were granted British patent number 5545 on 14 April 1888 for a slide‐rule exposure calculator. The device was sold as the...

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Geneviève Élisabeth Disdéri

Overview page. Subjects: Photography and Photographs.

c.1817–1878), French photographer.

The daughter of a Brest businessman, she married A. A. Disdéri in 1843, becoming his partner in the daguerreotype business they...

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Dr John McCosh

Overview page. Subjects: Photography and Photographs.

(1805–85),

Scottish doctor and amateur photographer, employed by the Indian Medical Service 1831–56. During the Second Sikh War (1848–9) he made a series of calotype portraits and...

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Rudolph Dührkoop

Overview page. Subjects: Photography and Photographs.

(1848–1918),

German pictorialist portrait photographer, born and mainly active in Hamburg. Originally a railway employee, Dührkoop took up photography in the 1880s, and from 1882...

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